Reopening Procedures & Policies

The State Theatre is committed to following local, state, and federal guidelines regarding public health. As we monitor the evolving Covid-19 situation in Centre County, we’ll be revisiting the below steps and policies. Please contact us at with any questions.

  • In order to expedite patron seating, we encourage all patrons to purchase their tickets in advance.
  • For movies, please take advantage of the ample seating to space out from other groups as much as is comfortable.
  • In accordance with CDC guidance, all patrons, regardless of vaccination status, are to wear masks while in The State Theatre, except when actively eating or drinking. Masks are available upon request.
  • Theatre staff are vaccinated and will be masked at all times.
  • Sanitizer is available for all patrons.
  • Limited concessions will be available for purchase.
  • We have increased ventilation in the theatre and lobby based on public health guidelines.
  • Lobby doors will remain open before and after events.
  • Auditorium, restrooms, and other high touch surfaces are regularly sanitized.
  • For specific events, at renter or artist request, The State Theatre may be asked to implement additional Covid-related policies. These additional policies will be clearly identified on the event page.